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Analysis: Pennsylvania posted 3rd lowest individual income tax rate in 2018

Pennsylvania ranked No. 42 for its top individual income tax rate, according to a Tax Foundation analysis of 2018 tax numbers that tracked the District of Columbia and the 43 states that levy such taxes.

Pennsylvania building permits: October 2018

Pennsylvania issued 2,768 building permits for privately owned housing during October, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

Analysis: Which college golf program grossed the most in Pennsylvania

Lehigh University, Saint Francis University and Seton Hill University top the list of highest grossing women's college golf programs in Pennsylvania in 2016

Pennsylvania gets ‘D’ grade in analysis of states’ fiscal health

Pennsylvania ranked No. 40 in a study of the state’s ability to pay all of its bills, including public employers’ pension benefits, according to a new ranking of the states’ fiscal health by Truth in Accounting (TIA).

Pennsylvania ranked No. 39 in average charitable giving

Pennsylvania residents who took itemized deductions for charitable deductions on their federal income tax forms in 2016 donated $5,042 on average, according to an analysis released this month by the Washington-based Tax Foundation.

BLAIR COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: January Breakfast Club to be Held January 10

The Casino at Lakemont Park 300 Lakemont Park Blvd. Altoona, PA 16602 Cancellation/Refund Policy Members who pre-register for Chamber programs and events (costing $20 or less) must provide a notice of at least two working days if they do not plan to attend.


The BBW Chamber will hold a General Breakfast Meeting on Thursday,January 10th, 8AM, at The Whitehall House, (located behind the John F. Slater Funeral Home at 4201 Brownsville Road).

Analysis: Which college golf program grossed the most in Pennsylvania

Temple University, Drexel University and Saint Francis University top the list of highest grossing men's college golf programs in Pennsylvania in 2016

State institution: These 4-year Pennsylvania schools attract the most in-state students

University of Phoenix-Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences and Peirce College enrolled the most in-state students of all four-year Pennsylvania schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall 2017 data.

Pennsylvania has 33rd highest home vacancy rate in nation

Pennsylvania posted the 33rd highest home vacancy rate among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, according to new real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

ERIE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Athena Erie Pre-Screening Event to be Held January 6

ATHENA Erie has obtained the rights for a pre-screening of “On The Basis Of Sex” telling the story of ATHENA Award recipient, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

PIKE COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Tree Care Short Course Offered for Professionals in January 2019

The tree care profession continues to grow and there is a significant amount of knowledge and training required to perform tree care work, properly and safely.

5 Pennsylvania Sears and Kmart stores to close in March

Sears and Kmart stores in Pennsylvania will close their doors in March as part of the parent company’s restructuring plans, Sears Holdings Corp. said this week.

University of Pennsylvania has most student athletes in state

University of Pennsylvania ranked No. 1 for student athletic participation in the state, according to a Keystone Business News analysis of college sports participation.

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